Mrs. Barron died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at her residence.
Born April 24, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Emma Passmore.
Mrs. Barron was a native of Waynesville, N.C., and had lived most of her life in Habersham County. She and her husband, the late Chester William Barron, were the owners and operators of Barron Mobile Homes and Barron Used Cars. Mrs. Barron enjoyed traveling, bowling, camping, spending time with her family and being outdoors. She was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sister, Martha Cothren.
Survivors include her son, Doug Barron of Alto; grandchildren, Blake and Kristina Barron of Lawrenceville, Kelly and Trina Barron of Fairview Community, Demorest, Mark Barron of Goodelettsville, Tenn., Brooke and Adam Hicks of Mt. Airy; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, J.C. Cothren, Johnny Cothren and Dennis Cothren, all of Washington State.
An online guest register is available for the Barron family and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, was in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
December 5, 2012